Synonyms for pioneer
|Grammar : Adj, noun, verb|
|Spell : pahy-uh-neer|
|Phonetic Transcription : ˌpaɪ əˈnɪər|
Top 10 synonyms for pioneer Other synonyms for the word pioneer
- frontier settler
- go out in front
- map out
- open up
- show the way
- take the lead
Définition of pioneerOrigin :
- 1520s, "foot soldier who prepares the way for the army," from Middle French pionnier "foot-soldier, pioneer," from Old French paonier "foot-soldier" (11c.), from peon (see pawn (n.2)). Figurative sense of "person who goes first or does something first" is from c.1600. Related: Pioneers.
- adj early, first
- noun person who finds a new place, founds something
- verb invent; lay the groundwork
- The pastoral interest is the pioneer interest of a new colony.
- Extract from : « Explorations in Australia » by John Forrest
- A pioneer is a brave fellow, with the courage of his own curiosity.
- Extract from : « Ancient Man » by Hendrik Willem van Loon
- Mr. Gladstone may be regarded as the pioneer of the movement.
- Extract from : « The Grand Old Man » by Richard B. Cook
- Why, he had promised me that I should have pioneer's rights in the realm of beauty.
- Extract from : « The Bacillus of Beauty » by Harriet Stark
- He wanted to be a pioneer only in financial paths; and after all, this was our mountain now.
- Extract from : « It Happened in Egypt » by C. N. Williamson
- Every old settler knows what a time the pioneer doctors had.
- Extract from : « Cleveland Past and Present » by Maurice Joblin
- Robert's boyhood was spent in an atmosphere characteristic of pioneer life.
- Extract from : « Ponteach » by Robert Rogers
- But this is sufficient to illustrate the pioneer character of his work and influence.
- Extract from : « Andr » by William Dunlap
- A colorful romance of the pioneer West before the Civil War.
- Extract from : « Polly of Lady Gay Cottage » by Emma C. Dowd
- Columbus stood in his age as the pioneer of progress and enlightenment.
- Extract from : « Christopher Columbus and His Monument Columbia » by Various
Antonyms for pioneer
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